Jan 09, 2019

MST Clinical Supervisor

  • Youth Villages
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
Full time MST Supervisor

Job Description

Program Overview:

This program is responsible for providing Multisystemic Therapy (MST) to youth ages 12 to 17 that display serious antisocial behaviors and are at-risk of placement out of the home due to their behaviors.  Our MST program is built on the principle that the serious behavior problems of a child typically stem from a combination of influences including family factors, deviant peer group, problems in school or the community, and individual characteristics. The MST model calls for simultaneously addressing all of those inter-related areas.

Position Overview:

  • Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the counselors
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws
  • Provide support and assistance as needed to team
  • Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance and other essential duties

Additional Information:

  •  Flexible schedule (based around the availability of youth and families)

Qualifications: 

  • Masters degree in a social services field (required)
  • Experience in a clinical counseling or case management setting (required)
  • Working with at-risk youth in a paid position or volunteer/internship capacity (required)
  • Valid driver’s license, a vehicle to use for work purposes and auto insurance (required)
  • Experience working with MST in-home services (strongly preferred)

North Carolina's Qualified Professional Guidelines:

  • Masters degree in a social services field with one year of full-time (post-graduation) experience with at-risk youth
  • Bachelors degree in a social services field with two years of full-time (post-graduation) experience with at-risk youth
  • Licensed applicants must hold a one of the following licenses in the state of North Carolina: LPCA, LMFTA, LCSWA, LPA or LCSASA

*Acceptable experience must be centered around at-risk youth (ie. youth with one or more of the following behaviors: truancy, alcohol/substance abuse, verbal/physical aggression, runaway, antisocial tendencies, etc.)

License Required

No

Degree Required

Masters